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UP - Labadie Railroad Tunnel

Photos 

East portal

Photo taken Jan. 2007 by Nathan Morton

BH Photo #105283

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Short railroad tunnel under Route T on the Union Pacific Railroad just southwest of Labadie
Location
Franklin County, Missouri
Status
Open to two tracks of railroad traffic
History
Built 1929
Railroads
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.52285, -90.86252   (decimal degrees)
38°31'22" N, 90°51'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/686334/4265994 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Labadie
Inventory number
BH 21494 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1929 (992)
Built during 1920s (9,770)
Franklin County, Missouri (82)
Missouri (6,262)
Missouri Pacific Railroad (370)
Open (39,434)
Owned by railroad (12,100)
Railroad (15,192)
Tunnel (1,213)
Union Pacific Railroad (2,346)

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2007: Posted photos from Nathan Morton

Sources 

  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Labadie Railroad Tunnel
Posted January 19, 2007, by Nathan Morton (mortons03 [at] sbcglobal [dot] net)

1st pic is east portal, 2nd is the west, and third is from above as two Union Pacific trains pass eachother on the double track. Pics taken January of 2007.